About the Authors

Silvia Torres, Juan Carlos Hernández, Diana Giraldo, Silvio Urcuqui-Inchima
Grupo Inmunovirología, Sede de Investigación Universitaria, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia

Silvia Torres, Jolanda M. Smit
Department of Medical Microbiology, Molecular Virology Section, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Juan Carlos Hernández
Grupo Infettare, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia, Medellín, Colombia

Margarita Arboleda
Instituto Colombiano de Medicina Tropical, Universidad CES, Sabaneta, Antioquia, Colombia

Mauricio Rojas
Grupo de Inmunología Celular e Inmunogenética, Instituto de Investigaciones Médicas, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia

Corresponding Author

silviourcuqui@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interests.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ST JCH SUI. Performed the experiments: ST JCH DG SUI. Analyzed the data: ST JCH MA MR JMS SUI. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MA MR JMS SUI. Wrote the paper: ST JCH JMS SUI. Patients recruitment: MA.